Tone2 has released FilterBank3, a filter plugin which is also a complete VST synthesizer and a flexible multi-effect unit.

Tone2 FilterBank3

From the product page:

The modular design and flexible modulation routing give you nearly unlimited possibilities. With self-oscillating filters, oscillators and feedback it can create complete sequences and textures. FilterBank sounds are impressive and absolutely unique. The built-in step sequencer can create rhythmic sequences with some mouse clicks.

FilterBank3 features

  • 58 high-end stereo filters
  • semi – modular architecture
  • flexible routing
  • 2 anti-aliased OSCs/LFOs with BPM Sync and 11 wave shapes
  • alias free FM and AM
  • 12 over sampled types of distortion
  • 20 types of surround delay, reverb
  • 237 presets
  • can be loaded as synthesizer as well as effect
  • vocal filtering, equalizing, phasing, flanging, compression
  • feedback
  • step sequencer
  • Midi learn
  • autosync to BPM
  • realtime frequency display
  • envelope follower
  • Tool tips and help functions
  • VST 2.4 / AU, stereo, 64 Bit accuracy

FilterBank3 is available for Windows VST (Mac VST/AU coming soon), and costs 59 EUR / $79 USD.

More information: Tone2 / FilterBank3